Period
to 14 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Amazon S3 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon S3 over the 6 months to 14 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3)
England > London
6 months to
14 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 181 169 257
Rank change year-on-year -12 +88 +157
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 208 643 474
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 1.40% 1.61% 1.04%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.18% 5.03% 4.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 384 367
Median daily rate £550 £550 £550
10th Percentile £438 £421 £423
90th Percentile £700 £675 £650
England median daily rate £550 £540 £550
% change year-on-year +1.85% -1.82% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £52.00 -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £43.50 -
% change year-on-year -19.54% - -

Amazon S3 is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 4,971 12,789 11,582
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 33.54% 32.09% 25.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,493 9,199 8,517
Median daily rate £525 £525 £505
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.96% +1.00%
10th Percentile £350 £350 £325
90th Percentile £713 £688 £675
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 102 80
Median hourly rate £35.00 £22.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +59.09% -2.22% +5.99%
10th Percentile £20.15 £14.00 £14.13
90th Percentile £52.25 £70.00 £90.58
Median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £19.25
% change year-on-year +55.56% +16.88% -8.33%

Amazon S3
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Amazon S3 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon S3 in London

Amazon S3
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Amazon S3 in London.

Daily rate trend for Amazon S3 in London

Amazon S3
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Amazon S3 in London over the 6 months to 14 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Amazon S3 in London

Amazon S3
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Amazon S3 in London.

Hourly rate trend for Amazon S3 in London

Amazon S3
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon S3 within the London region over the 6 months to 14 August 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London +44 20 £515 -10.43% 20
South London +15 8 £625 +13.64% 2
East London +39 3 £620 +7.83% 4
Amazon S3
England

For the 6 months to 14 August 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon S3 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the London region with a requirement for Amazon S3.

1 208 (100.00%) AWS
2 166 (79.81%) Amazon EC2
3 138 (66.35%) Python
4 132 (63.46%) Agile Software Development
5 129 (62.02%) Serverless
6 120 (57.69%) AWS Lambda
7 113 (54.33%) DevOps
8 109 (52.40%) Java
9 108 (51.92%) Finance
9 108 (51.92%) Docker
10 102 (49.04%) Terraform
11 98 (47.12%) Kubernetes
12 96 (46.15%) Amazon RDS
12 96 (46.15%) Web Services
12 96 (46.15%) Software Engineering
13 92 (44.23%) AWS CloudFormation
14 85 (40.87%) Front Office
15 83 (39.90%) Fixed Income
15 83 (39.90%) Jenkins
16 82 (39.42%) Asset Management
16 82 (39.42%) Derivative
17 79 (37.98%) Amazon SQS
17 79 (37.98%) Equities
18 77 (37.02%) Amazon Redshift
19 67 (32.21%) Decision-Making
19 67 (32.21%) Amazon ECS
20 66 (31.73%) OpenShift
21 61 (29.33%) Artifactory
22 60 (28.85%) Deployment Automation
23 50 (24.04%) J2SE

Amazon S3
Co-occurring IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (6.25%) Apache Spark
1 13 (6.25%) Confluence
2 9 (4.33%) Jupyter
3 6 (2.88%) Apache Pig
4 4 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (1.44%) Apache
5 3 (1.44%) SAS
6 2 (0.96%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.48%) Luigi
7 1 (0.48%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.48%) Chatbot
1 1 (0.48%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.48%) FINCAD Analytics
Cloud Services
1 208 (100.00%) AWS
2 166 (79.81%) Amazon EC2
3 129 (62.02%) Serverless
4 120 (57.69%) AWS Lambda
5 92 (44.23%) AWS CloudFormation
6 79 (37.98%) Amazon SQS
7 67 (32.21%) Amazon ECS
8 66 (31.73%) OpenShift
9 28 (13.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 24 (11.54%) Azure
11 18 (8.65%) Route 53
12 17 (8.17%) Amazon EKS
13 14 (6.73%) Amazon ELB
14 13 (6.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 12 (5.77%) Amazon EMR
16 11 (5.29%) AWS Step Functions
17 9 (4.33%) Amazon Cognito
17 9 (4.33%) Amazon Kinesis
17 9 (4.33%) CloudFront
18 8 (3.85%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.77%) Firewall
2 9 (4.33%) VPN
3 6 (2.88%) Skype
4 3 (1.44%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.96%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.48%) DNS
6 1 (0.48%) HTTP
6 1 (0.48%) SSL
6 1 (0.48%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (46.15%) Amazon RDS
2 77 (37.02%) Amazon Redshift
3 43 (20.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 17 (8.17%) Amazon Athena
5 16 (7.69%) NoSQL
6 14 (6.73%) Data Lake
7 12 (5.77%) Big Data
7 12 (5.77%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (4.81%) Amazon Aurora
9 8 (3.85%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 8 (3.85%) Looker
9 8 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (3.37%) Azure SQL Database
10 7 (3.37%) Cosmos DB
10 7 (3.37%) MongoDB
10 7 (3.37%) MySQL
10 7 (3.37%) SAP HANA
11 4 (1.92%) Pentaho
11 4 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (0.96%) Redis
Development Applications
1 83 (39.90%) Jenkins
2 61 (29.33%) Artifactory
3 41 (19.71%) RStudio
4 23 (11.06%) Git (software)
5 19 (9.13%) JIRA
6 8 (3.85%) Bitbucket
7 7 (3.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 7 (3.37%) Terragrunt
8 5 (2.40%) GitLab
9 3 (1.44%) ERwin
9 3 (1.44%) Maven
9 3 (1.44%) Visual Studio Team System
10 2 (0.96%) CircleCI
10 2 (0.96%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.96%) JUnit
10 2 (0.96%) Postman
10 2 (0.96%) Vagrant
11 1 (0.48%) Appium
11 1 (0.48%) fastlane
11 1 (0.48%) Xcode
General
1 108 (51.92%) Finance
2 85 (40.87%) Front Office
3 25 (12.02%) Banking
4 20 (9.62%) Investment Banking
5 8 (3.85%) Public Sector
6 5 (2.40%) Games
7 2 (0.96%) Advertising
7 2 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.48%) Billing
8 1 (0.48%) Law
8 1 (0.48%) Retail
8 1 (0.48%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.48%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 78 (37.50%) Developer
2 58 (27.88%) DevOps Engineer
3 51 (24.52%) AWS Engineer
4 48 (23.08%) AWS DevOps
5 38 (18.27%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 38 (18.27%) Python Engineer
6 37 (17.79%) AWS Developer
7 36 (17.31%) Java Developer
8 29 (13.94%) Python Developer
9 25 (12.02%) Java Software Developer
9 25 (12.02%) Lead Developer
9 25 (12.02%) Lead Java Developer
9 25 (12.02%) Lead Software Developer
10 22 (10.58%) Software Engineer
11 21 (10.10%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 20 (9.62%) Java Engineer
13 18 (8.65%) Data Engineer
14 17 (8.17%) Kubernetes Engineer
14 17 (8.17%) Lead DevOps
14 17 (8.17%) Lead DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (46.15%) Web Services
2 50 (24.04%) J2EE
2 50 (24.04%) J2SE
3 32 (15.38%) React
4 30 (14.42%) AngularJS
5 22 (10.58%) Vue.js
6 17 (8.17%) Kafka
7 12 (5.77%) .NET
8 11 (5.29%) REST
9 8 (3.85%) Backbone.js
9 8 (3.85%) PySpark
10 7 (3.37%) .NET Framework
11 6 (2.88%) RESTful
12 5 (2.40%) .NET Core
12 5 (2.40%) JSON
12 5 (2.40%) Spring Boot
13 4 (1.92%) CSS
13 4 (1.92%) Ruby on Rails
14 3 (1.44%) HTML
15 2 (0.96%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 83 (39.90%) Fixed Income
2 82 (39.42%) Derivative
3 79 (37.98%) Equities
4 23 (11.06%) Hedge funds
5 21 (10.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 11 (5.29%) Cloud Native
7 9 (4.33%) Public Cloud
8 6 (2.88%) Data Structures
8 6 (2.88%) Linux Command Line
9 5 (2.40%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (2.40%) Hybrid Cloud
10 4 (1.92%) Algorithms
10 4 (1.92%) Greenfield Project
10 4 (1.92%) Management Information System
11 3 (1.44%) Blog
11 3 (1.44%) Cyberattack
11 3 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (1.44%) Mobile App
11 3 (1.44%) Private Cloud
11 3 (1.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 48 (23.08%) Linux
2 13 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (5.77%) CentOS
4 8 (3.85%) Unix
4 8 (3.85%) Windows
5 6 (2.88%) Debian
5 6 (2.88%) Ubuntu
6 3 (1.44%) CoreOS
7 1 (0.48%) Android
7 1 (0.48%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.48%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (63.46%) Agile Software Development
2 113 (54.33%) DevOps
3 96 (46.15%) Software Engineering
4 82 (39.42%) Asset Management
5 67 (32.21%) Decision-Making
6 60 (28.85%) Deployment Automation
7 37 (17.79%) Infrastructure Automation
8 36 (17.31%) Microservices
9 30 (14.42%) Infrastructure as Code
10 28 (13.46%) Investment Management
11 26 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
12 20 (9.62%) Continuous Delivery
13 18 (8.65%) Data Engineering
13 18 (8.65%) ETL
14 16 (7.69%) Analytics
14 16 (7.69%) TDD
15 14 (6.73%) Scrum
16 13 (6.25%) Data Science
17 11 (5.29%) Test Automation
18 10 (4.81%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 138 (66.35%) Python
2 109 (52.40%) Java
3 48 (23.08%) SQL
4 42 (20.19%) R
5 35 (16.83%) JavaScript
6 27 (12.98%) Bash Shell
7 21 (10.10%) Kotlin
8 15 (7.21%) C#
9 10 (4.81%) Perl
10 8 (3.85%) Java 8
11 7 (3.37%) PHP
11 7 (3.37%) PowerShell
12 6 (2.88%) T-SQL
13 5 (2.40%) C++
13 5 (2.40%) Ruby
14 4 (1.92%) Go
14 4 (1.92%) TypeScript
15 3 (1.44%) Scala
16 2 (0.96%) AWK
16 2 (0.96%) sed
Qualifications
1 21 (10.10%) Security Cleared
2 13 (6.25%) SC Cleared
3 12 (5.77%) AWS Certification
4 7 (3.37%) DV Cleared
5 4 (1.92%) Degree
6 3 (1.44%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (1.44%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.48%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.37%) NCSC
2 6 (2.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.92%) QA
4 2 (0.96%) GDPR
4 2 (0.96%) PMO
5 1 (0.48%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.48%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 1 (0.48%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.48%) HIPAA
System Software
1 108 (51.92%) Docker
2 8 (3.85%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.44%) Gluster
4 2 (0.96%) VirtualBox
4 2 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.48%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 102 (49.04%) Terraform
2 98 (47.12%) Kubernetes
3 26 (12.50%) Ansible
4 14 (6.73%) Puppet
5 9 (4.33%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (4.33%) Packer
6 8 (3.85%) Consul
7 6 (2.88%) Prometheus
8 4 (1.92%) Grafana
9 3 (1.44%) Red Hat Satellite
10 2 (0.96%) Kibana
11 1 (0.48%) Graphite
11 1 (0.48%) Hadoop YARN
11 1 (0.48%) Nagios
11 1 (0.48%) Nessus
11 1 (0.48%) Oozie
11 1 (0.48%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 15 (7.21%) Red Hat
2 12 (5.77%) Informatica
3 8 (3.85%) Tableau
4 7 (3.37%) Microsoft
4 7 (3.37%) MuleSoft
4 7 (3.37%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (3.37%) SAP
4 7 (3.37%) Splunk
5 6 (2.88%) Cloudera
6 5 (2.40%) Atlassian
6 5 (2.40%) Talend
7 3 (1.44%) Bloomberg
7 3 (1.44%) Google
7 3 (1.44%) Oracle
8 2 (0.96%) BiZZdesign
8 2 (0.96%) VMware
9 1 (0.48%) AppDynamics
9 1 (0.48%) Cadence
9 1 (0.48%) Murex
9 1 (0.48%) Palantir